Monthly Archives: November 2014

November mild (?!)

Not as mild as September granted and it has been wet. There were a couple of cold rides and these stand in the memory as being unusual during an unseasonably mild month. Monday showcased autumn’s chilling¬†finest and is best¬†remembered for … Continue reading

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No, not me but Leo. When I woke at 5  with a torch shining in my eyes accompanied by his whimpering I could have put money on not being able to get out on a planned 50km this morning. And … Continue reading

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Friday morning I was awoken by my 7 year old son going to the toilet and diligently (if a little noisy) washing his hands. He has been known to stay up and play when he wakes up that early so … Continue reading

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A risk worth taking

There’s been much written about the sudden drop in temperatures and for me this relates to a rather mild October. The cooler air is enough to keep me motivated to ride and to get used to the dark, cold winter … Continue reading

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